The Count of Monte Cristo
- 1 hr 53 min
This 1934 movie version of "The Count of Monte Cristo" based on the book of the same name by Alexander Dumas was the first sound adaptation of the novel. Five silent films were made of the story of Edmond Dantes prior to this film. In this film version of the novel five prominent characters are omitted and the romantic affair between Dantes and Mercedes is emphasized.